LINGUISTICS & CULTURE
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I bought a very interesting book:
LIFE'S LITTLE INSTRUCTION BOOK - 511 suggestions, observations, and reminder on how to live a happy and rewarding life.
By H. Jackson Brown, Jr. #1 New York Bestseller
I'd like to give you a little suggestion:
1- Remember other people's birthdays.
2- Have a firm handshake.
3- Say "thank you" a lot.
4- Say "please" a lot.
5- Sing in the shower.
6- Be the first to say, "Hello."
7- Buy great books even if you never read them.
8- Return all things you borrow.
9- Teach some kind of class.
10- Donate two pints of blood every year.
11- Keep secrets.
12- Never give up on anybody. Miracles happen every day.
13- Show respect for teachers.
14- Put the cap back on the toothpaste.
16- Admit your mistakes.
17- Be brave. even if you're not, pretend to be. No one can tell the difference.
18- Don't mess with drugs, and don't associate with those who do.
19- Avoid sarcastic remarks.
20- Recycle old newspapers, bottles, and cans.
21- Don't let anyone ever see you tipsy.
22- know how to type.
23- Smile a lot. It costs nothing and is beyond price.
24- Learn to listen. Opportunity sometimes knocks very softly.
25- Remember people's names.
26- Learn the capitals of the states.
27- drink eight glasses of water every day.
28- Hire people smarter than you.
29- Take good care of those you love.
30- Leave everything a little better than you found it.
Anyway, I hope you have enjoyed it.
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